At the nba, we’re passionate about growing and celebrating the game of basketballThrough the intensity of the game and the amazing athletic skill of our players, we deliver excitement to hundreds of millions of fans around the world.
As a global sports and media business, the nba is so much moreWhile basketball operations runs the league’s on-court activities, other departments manage relationships with television and digital media partners, develop marketing partnerships with some of the world’s most recognizable companies, oversee the licensing of nba merchandise, and handle a wide range of responsibilities that drive the nba’s success.
The head of nba india will oversee all aspects of the nba`s operations in india, including media distribution, partnerships, merchandising, basketball operations and eventsHe/she will be responsible for leading and driving overall growth for nba india both from a business and organization standpointThe position requires a strategic view with hands on leadership and strong day to day operational involvement.
Set a strategic vision for the region in coordination with nba leadership, and lead efforts to achieve its targets.
Build, engage and inspire the team to deliver the vision and associated plans
Lead the culture of nba india
Maximize the nba`s revenue opportunities in its traditional areas of business including media, marketing partnerships, merchandising, and events.
Lead the outreach and new business efforts leveraging the nba brand into compelling market opportunities.
Lead the market in achieving all its key goals, including setting a business plan on an annual basis and leading the organization to meet and exceed its targets.
Manage departments to ensure effective collaboration and success including global partnerships, media distribution, content, events, strategy, communications, marketing, basketball operations, legal, finance & accounting.
Develop and maintain strong relationships with leaders in the private and public sector, including the heads of other major leagues, sports clubs, and governing bodies.
Develop and maintain strong, collaborative relationships with nba leadership and departments at nba asia and the us.
Act as the nba brand ambassador and lead spokesperson for the league throughout india
Minimum of 15 years` experience in sports, media, or an analogous industry.
Commercial operations experience with strong entrepreneurial skills and a natural ability to spot opportunities for revenue generation.
Broad-based experience managing and leading a team.
The ability to establish confidence and trust with internal and external stakeholders
Well-versed in the media and content distribution ecosystem, with relevant relationships to drive deals and partnerships.
Strong financial acumen and presentation skills
Highest ethics and integrity.
Ability to function well in a matrixed environment.
Must be highly motivated, proactive, self-starter with high energy and team spirit.
Strong interpersonal skills
Posted 30+ days ago